SALEM, MA – Salem State University’s award-winning theatre department presents the winsome comedy Harvey by Mary Chase. The production runs in the Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts, October 18-28. The October 19 performance is “Salem Night” with Salem residents receiving free admission. Elwood P. Dowd, much to the dismay of his family, [….]
3rd Annual Salem Food Truck Festival By Katie Kobel Attracting thousands of people, the Salem Food Truck Festival is one of the largest food truck festivals in New England. The 3rd Annual Salem Food Truck Festival was held September 29th and 30th and had 45 different vendors. With so many options from burgers, fries, sandwiches, [….]
ATTENTION SALEM RESIDENTS The Peabody Essex Museum is always free to Salem residents. Shelter to Showpiece House Tour – 11AM –August 1-12 -Come tour the historic houses at the Peabody Essex Museum and experience three centuries of Salem. (Tour free with museum admission to out-of-town patrons and free to Salem Residents – Space is limited [….]
SALEM — It’s time to celebrate. The House of the Seven Gables — known as the Turner Mansion back in 1668, later, as the Turner-Ingersoll Mansion, and, then, in 1910, as the best place to curdle the blood in a secret staircase — is having a party. A big one. The House of the Seven [….]
SALEM ARTS FESTIVAL FASHION SHOW – APRIL 6, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 7, 2018, Salem, MA Join us for the fifth annual Salem Arts Festival Fashion Show Fundraiser – Friday, April 6, 7-10 pm – for a night of local fashion, food, drink, and fun in support of one of Salem’s greatest festivals as [….]
Friday, February 9th @ 7 PM – 8 PM The Witch House – Salem MA Early Modern English Love Magic. The links between love and magic, of enchantment and sympathia, have long been considered by poets, philosophers, and magicians alike. This talk explores the variety of occult theories and magical practices that seek to grasp [….]
The 2018 Salem Comedy & Spirits Festival is set for Thursday January 11th – Saturday January 13th. The three-day festival features over 15 comedians at a variety of popular Salem venues. The Festival celebrates the craft of comedy, both for the audience as well as for the seasoned comedians performing each night. “We’re excited to continue the Festival for Salem” says festival producer and comedian Mark Scalia.
So since it has been officially announced… Tonight (Thursday Dec. 21) is the last PEMPM at the Peabody Essex Museumand although we know that there is some awesome things in the works we did want to wax poetic for a moment. Join us at the last one December PEMpm: Cup of Cheer This series of events has [….]
Notch Brewery & Tap Room 283 Derby Street Salem, MA 01970 10:00 PM What better way to end 2017 than with a nice easy run with friends? We’ll meet at the Tap Room just before 10pm and run the usual 5k route. Then it’s fresh ale and lager until 2018! This run is intended to [….]
I recently had a special opportunity to visit the kitchen space in which Salem’s great Quinton Oliver Jones (1903-1999) created his fantastical paintings.
Racket Shreve, a local artist is known for his illustrations and distinguished artwork. Maritime themes are one of his specialties.
Gallows Hill Theatre presents: A Very Grinchy Holiday Special! Now in it’s 5th year. Join the Grinch on December 9, 10, 16, 17 at Gallows Hill Museum Theatre, 7 Lynde Street in Salem for a fun re-telling of the classic tale with music, fun and audience interaction. Everyone gets to meet Mrs. Claus before the [….]
Performance one night only. When: Friday, December 15, 2017 Time: 8:00pm-9:00pm Tickets: $25 (in advance or at the door) Where: Grace Episcopal Church, 385 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970 By David Jonathan Lavin Ebeneezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and the ghost of Jacob Marley are soon to come alive in Salem, as the Hudson [….]
“Paper Snowflakes” runs through the month of November at Mercy Tavern, and an opening reception will take place on Sunday, November 12th at Mercy Tavern.
Salem Arts is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and to mark this milestone, they will be hosting a gala & fundraiser on Nov. 11, from 8-11pm at Bolles Hall, located at the Bridge at 211, 211 Bridge St., Salem.